Parental Information During Our Kids Adolescence, Part 2

October 15, 2012

They are experiencing many changes all at once. In addition, in order to be able to obtain what they want, teens often experiment with behaviors that will at best upset their parents and at worst cause the parents anguish and feelings of loss of control. However, if parents know in advance and expect these “testing” [...]

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Parental Information During Our Kids Adolescence, Part 1

October 8, 2012

The adolescence of our children is a time of wondrous change and growth. These years, however, because of the critical changes taking place physically, socially, psychologically and academically, may be fraught with difficulties.

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Put Your Best to the Test

July 23, 2012

Theodore Roosevelt once said, “The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what needs to be done, and enough self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.” Empowerment suggests that leaders find other leaders, build them up, give them resources, authority, responsibility, the power [...]

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How to Build Self-Esteem, Part 2

June 4, 2012

The partnership has been creating self-esteem programs with high profile role models from sports and entertainment fields as well as the medical profession and business sectors. Encouraging self-esteem is just too big an issue for families to tackle in isolation.

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How to Build Self-Esteem, Part 1

June 4, 2012

Self-esteem is a whole bundle of skills, choices, messages and activities that together represent a life well-lived. And as children grow up and create their days, there is a lot parents can do to make self-esteem a natural part of them.

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Visit a Spa for Fancy Foot Work

May 2, 2012

One way to jump start the process of getting your feet ready for summer sandals and sand is a visit to a spa or salon that offers pedicures and other foot treatments. Doctors suggest you research salons in your area to make sure you’re dealing with a reputable business. You also want to make sure [...]

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Why Women Crave Romance, Part 3

January 11, 2012

On Christmas Eve, 1991, she sold her first novel, “Fallen Angel.” She says the most difficult part of her job as an author is writing the love scenes. “I have to tell myself, ‘Francis, just sit down and do it,’” she says. “My love scenes don’t happen right away in my books. You might read [...]

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Why Women Crave Romance, Part 2

January 4, 2012

“Fred remembers dates and things I say,” she says. “He remembered I like rubies and gave me a ruby engagement ring. And he takes the time to plan really wonderful surprises — like our first wedding anniversary celebration. Things were really hectic for us around that time. Fred was just getting his gym off the [...]

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Why Women Crave Romance, Part 1

December 26, 2011

Women love romance. It’s the stuff of fairytales and “happily ever after.” Romance makes us sigh, it makes us smile — it chokes us up and makes us misty. It makes us feel warm and loved — and very, very special. Actress Melanie Griffith says it perfectly in the film comedy “Milk Money.” “There is [...]

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The Qigong Six Healing Sounds Post 5

September 29, 2011

SPLEEN Relationship Yellow-Gold light late summer mouth flesh Sound HU Blowing out candle with cheeks puffed outward. Movement: Sit in chair in rest position. Breathe normally, focus on your spleen, and start the spleen healing sound movements. As you inhale, slowly raise hands and place index and middle finger of both hands at the bottom [...]

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